John Deland Stocker

1834–21 April 1900 (Age 66)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of John Deland

When John Deland Stocker was born in 1834, in South Carolina, United States, his father, James Madison Stocker, was 24 and his mother, Charlotte Hill Oakes, was 25. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Gabriella Ruth Parler. He lived in Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States in 1880. He died on 21 April 1900, in Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States.

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John Deland Stocker
Gabriella Ruth Parler
James Madison Stocker
Ziba Oakes Stocker
Corinne Ruth Stocker

Spouse and Children


    Gabriella Ruth Parler




    James Madison Stocker


    Ziba Oakes Stocker



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World Events (8)

1835 · Treaty of New Echota

Age 1

A minority group of Cherokees including John Ridge, Major Ridge, Elias Boudinot, and Stand Waite, signed the Treaty of New Echota which ceded all Cherokee territory east of the Mississippi in exchange for five million dollars. The majority of Cherokees did not agree and 16,000 Cherokee signatures were gathered to protest the treaty. Boudinot and both Ridges were killed several years later by angry Cherokees for signing the treaty.
1835 · Angry Mob Seizes U-S Mail

Age 1

On August 31, 1835, in Charleston, South Carolina an angry mob takes control over the U-S mail and burns it in public.

Age 19

Historical Boundaries: 1853: Fulton, Georgia, United States

Name Meaning

German (also Stöcker):1. topographic name for someone living by a tree stump ( see Stock 2) or an occupational name for a tree cutter, from Middle High German stocken ‘to clear land’. 2. from Middle High German stocker ‘jailer’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • John D Stucker in household of James M Stucker, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John D Stocker in household of James M Stocker, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John D Stocker, "United States Census, 1880"

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